Caseworker - Social Services (Personal Services)
This position is the One Caseworker for Resource Families assigned to clients residing in Story and Boone County. The Caseworker is the single point of contact through Foster Family licensing, Adoptive Family approval, training, matching, and support through closure. This position will also focus on taking referrals from the Department of Human Services and use a database system to locate a foster family with the skills necessary to meet the needs of the child.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Qualifications and Skills:
A Bachelor's Degree in social work or a degree in a human services related field plus two years of experience in child welfare or a Master's Degree in Human Services is required. Prior experience in working with Foster and Adoptive families is preferred. Additional requirements include:
About Four Oaks
At Four Oaks, we believe that every child needs the opportunity to succeed. It's more than our mission – it's the passion that permeates everything we do. Four Oaks has grown to become one of the state's largest agencies devoted to child welfare, juvenile justice and behavioral health. We recognize that children come to us from a variety of circumstances, which makes it important for us to reach kids and families where they are right now.
Four Oaks offers a comprehensive benefit package, excellent wages, and opportunities for growth & advancement!
Equal Opportunity Employer